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Raised Beadwork Class

  • Abbe Museum 26 Mount Desert Street Bar Harbor, ME, 04609 United States (map)

We are happy to announce an opportunity for visitors to learn about raised beadwork and its legacy in Northeastern Indigenous communities. The Abbe’s Curator of Education, Starr Kelly, from Kitigan Zibi First Nation, will be hosting a class on beading basics and the technique of raised beadwork. We'll have examples from our collection on hand as well as some of Starr’s pieces. 

Supplies will be provided. Registration required, space limited. The cost of this class is $15 members, $20 non-members. Sign up for membership and get the member price!

Space is limited so sign up soon! Have a question? Contact us at

Earlier Event: September 11
People of the First Light Tour
Later Event: September 13
Basketmaking: A Wabanaki Tradition